The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Applications Support in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Support
Rank 57 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Support 4 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 0.97% 2.94% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 2.99% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 22
Average salary £30,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.24% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Applications Support
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Crawley region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Crawley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
408 501 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crawley 99.03% 98.04% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 358 436 490
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Applications Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support in the job title across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Support Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Applications Support
Salary Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Applications Support across the Crawley region.

Applications Support Salary Trend in Crawley

Applications Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title.

1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 14 (73.68%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) ERP
4 12 (63.16%) IIS
4 12 (63.16%) ITIL
4 12 (63.16%) Finance
5 11 (57.89%) LAMP
5 11 (57.89%) MySQL
5 11 (57.89%) PHP
5 11 (57.89%) CRM
5 11 (57.89%) SaaS
6 10 (52.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
6 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (47.37%) Service Management
7 9 (47.37%) MCITP
7 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
7 9 (47.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (42.11%) Retail
8 8 (42.11%) Change Management
8 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
8 8 (42.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
10 3 (15.79%) .NET
10 3 (15.79%) Project Management
11 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (10.53%) Military

Applications Support
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Crawley region that cited Applications Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Applications Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (63.16%) IIS
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
3 9 (47.37%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (57.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Retail
2 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
2 8 (42.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 2 (10.53%) Military
3 2 (10.53%) Electronics
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) LAMP
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) UNIX
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ERP
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 11 (57.89%) CRM
3 9 (47.37%) Service Management
4 8 (42.11%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) Communications Security
7 1 (5.26%) OpenUP
7 1 (5.26%) Change Control
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Time Management
7 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (47.37%) MCITP
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle